Khaneve Gold ‘N’ Child for Amazon JW, winner of the Dobermann Classic 2004
On Saturday 14 February 2004, The Dobermann Club Land Fund held The Dobermann Classic. Forty-six Dobermanns had entered the competition, all of which had qualified by gaining a CC or two or more RCC’s in 2002 and 2003.
The evening’s events began with a three course dinner followed by an auction. Outside in the bar area was the super tombola, full of fantastic prizes, which many guests flocked upon.
After the auction the competition started. The commentator for the evening was David Spencer. Mr Kazuo Onishi from Japan judged the event and his ring steward was Marcia Cox. The collecting stewards who also did a great job were Glynn Payne, Mack McMillan, Dave Elliott and Sue Glennon.
After Mr Onishi’s careful examination of all of his exhibits, the first round results were: Amazon Leave Me Breathless bt Jandenburg Apollo from Zeloviak JW, Supeta’s Lyin Eyes for Sizlin JW went through on a bye, Gaindyke Mirco at Lakehouse bt Ch Krieger Sure Shot JW, Nearctic High Treason of Shagraan bt Ch Amazon What’s Up Pussycat, Khaneve Gold ‘N’ Child for Amazon bt Baikel Dizzie Miss Lizzie from Whitchouse, Talacre Vysan’s Boy at Supeta went through on a bye, Ch Miendys Soba Up also went through on a bye, Ch Amazon She’s A Sinner for Tridon bt Ch Othertons Country Gent, Ch Siboveld Helluvan Angel bt Supeta’s Sun Kissed JW, Ch Swnydwr Crimestopper JW went through on a bye, Davways Demonstrator at Oakrue went through on a by, Ch Jowendy’s Dr Feelgood for Amazon JW bt Sherrenbenca Amaretto JW, Abrosin Lessons in Love bt Marchtay Wassuuup at Veederhall, Ourouse Luke Sky Walker bt Supeta’s Witchy Woman JW, Ch Krieger Storm JW bt Amazon Beautiful Stranger JW, Mavsons Shannon’s Luck JW bt Ch Jownedy’s I’m So Excited at Zajonti, Abrodin Legacy of Love JW bt Ch Chancepixies Monoplist, Codeve The Orsman at Puckaman bt Amazon Cheek to Cheek for Lynfryds, Aritaur Suprisingly Soba bt Swyndwr Say The Word, Jowendys Enuf Said for Supeta’s bt Amazon Luv’s A Risky Business at Ottia, Ch Sallate Hunter for Marchtay bt Heldenburg Haagen JW, Jaktay Scarlett O’Hara for Tuwin bt Ashlain Last Man Standing.
Mr Onishi moved all of his exhibits again in the second round, where the results were: Amazon Leave Me Breathless bt Supeta’s Lyin Eyes for Sizlin JW, Gaindyke Mirco at Lakehouse bt Neartic High Treason of Shagraan, Khaneve Gold ‘N’ Child for Amazon bt , Talacre Vysan’s Boy at Supeta, Ch Amazon She’s A Sinner for Tridon bt Ch Miendys Soba Up, Ch Siboveld Helluvan Angel bt Ch Swnydwr Crimestopper JW, Ch Jowendy’s Dr Feelgood for Amazon JW bt Davway’s Demonstrator at Oakrue, Abrodin Lessons In Love bt Ourouse Luke Sky Walker JW, Ch Krieger Storm bt Mavsons Shannon’s Luck JW, Abrodin Legacy of Love bt Codeve The Orsman at Puckaman, Aritaur Suprisingly Soba bt Jowendy’s Enuf Said for Supeta, Ch Sallate Hunter for Marchtay bt Jacktay Scarlett O’Hara.
The judge again moved his exhibits in the third round with the following results: Amazon Leave Me Breathless bt Gaindyke Mirco at Lakehouse, Khaneve Gold ‘N’ Child for Amazon bt Ch Amazon She’s A Sinner for Tridon, Ch Siboveld Helluvan Angel bt Ch Jowendy’s Dr Feelgood for Amazon JW, Abrodin Lessons In Love bt Ch Krieger Storm JW, and Aritaur Suprisingly Soba bt Ch Sallate Hunter for Marchtay and Abrodin Legacy of Love JW. This left the final five in the competition: Amazon Leave Me Breathless, Khaneve Gold ‘N’ Child for Amazon, Siboveld Helluvan Angel, Abrodin Lessons In Love and Aritaur Suprisingly Soba.
Mr Onishi moved the exhibits again and took his time choosing his winner. His overall winner in the competition was Gordon Bland and Clive Evans’ lad ‘Becks’, Khaneve Gold ‘N’ Child for Amazon, and the other four received runners up prizes.
Overall, an excellent evening was had by all and the day’s events finished off with a disco, at which John McIlroy was happy to win the £100 sweepstake.
A big thank you to Royal Canine for their sponsorship. Also, well done to the event organizer Aline Elliot and the committee Sue Glennon, Margaret King, Lez Bridges, Dave Elliott, Colin & Toni Heavey, Matt Holmes, Mark Stevens, Barbara Prestwich and Linda Clayton. Over £3000.00 was raised after expenses on the night. We look forward to The Dobermann Classic 2006.